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Supply Chain Customer Service

Detroit, MI
February 28, 2016

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Ron White

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SUMMARY Goal: Enterprise Architect.


Enterprise Architecture SOA

Data Modeling Auto Dealer Business Process

Enterprise Software Web Services

Business Intelligence TOGAF

Master Data Management Mainframe Systems Programmer

Mainframe Tuning Data Quality

Data Stewardship Business Process Design

Requirements Analysis Business Analyst


Portfolio Management LU 6.2


.net OAGIS XML Architect

STAR XML Architect DB2

Assembly Language PL/I

ebXML Dealer CRM

DSP Liaison IMS Connect



03 / 2006 - 05 / 2015

Enterprise Architect

Enterprise Architect: Systems integration of Tier 1 automotive systems including GM, VW/Audi and Ford. Expert in legacy integration, CRM data, Dealer systems and automotive business process.

Ford Motor Company (Capgemini Consultant) 02 / 2012 - 04 / 2015

Business Analyst

Business Analyst working with Ford Dealer business partners to solve technical and business issues. Data Specialist concerning Ford Dealer Data. Developed Meraki Wi-Fi retail networking, location / presence analytics. Managed WLAN upgrades in support of wireless applications. Wrote data harvesting specifications. Performed special projects for marketing executives. Wrote specifications for Vehicle and Part ordering. Mentored interns and management trainees. Mapped legacy Dealer DSP CRM data formats to STAR standards. .Worked with Ford dealer suppliers. Performed dealer visits. .

VW Audi (Capgemini Consultant)

01 / 2012 - 02 / 2012

Enterprise Architect

Provided Subject Matter Expertise for Dealer Order Book integration. Documented business process. Detailed how to integrate several legacy systems.

Actel / Lucent (Capgemini Consultant)

10 / 2011 - 12 / 2011

Enterprise Architect

Defined SOA Architectual Principles using TOGAF. Documented Integration of webMethods B2B with SAP. Led Requirements workshop.

GM (Capgemini Consultant)

03 / 2006 - 09 / 2011

Enterprise Architect

Intuitive understanding of how automotive systems fit together. Have used TOGAF for understanding enterprise baseline architecture and developing target architectures. Have analyzed legacy batch systems (750 batch jobs) using tools such as Micro Focus.

Created 10 Mainframe web services for GM VOM/VID from COBOL copybooks.

Experience in Web Service enabling GM IMS and CICS systems. Have implemented and configured both IMS and CICS systems. Experience with SOA governance and middleware.

In-depth understanding of GM mainframe architecture based on operating system theory and many years of experience. Skills include dump reading, tuning batch jobs, COBOL, PL/I and Assembly language. Expert at TriTune, Strobe and IBM APM. Experience with the IBM Rational tool set. In-depth understanding of DB2 and IMS DB. Experience with Oracle. Have done data modeling and SQL tuning. Performed J2EE and Java architectural reviews. Expert with 3270 data streams, screen scraping, ebXML, TCP/IP and VTAM/SNA networks. Experience with Supply Chain systems: Siemens, GM MGO. Have done GM web security threat testing. Did survey of all CM Global Cognos applications. Worked with supply chain, data management, OnStar.

Understand how GM functions from an enterprise level.

Tuned mainframe batch systems for GM dealer aftermarket. Tuned IMS DB for GM of Canada, Collected and cataloged GM data models, DID, VID

NASCO (Keane) 01 / 2005 - 01 / 2006

Senior Architect

Planned Integration of NASCO with BCBSM systems. Worked with legacy Mainframe assembler and JCL systems. Worked with Health Care payer systems for NASCO including MetaVance, NASCO Processing System and BlueExchange. Worked with HP Model Office test systems.

Microsoft (Tata)

06 / 2003 - 12 / 2004

AIAG (Automotive Industry Action Group) representative

Designed Kan-Ban proof of concept. Did Automotive Inventory Visibility study and paper using web services and XML between Ford, Microsoft, QAD, NIST, IBM. Mapped EDI to OAGIS XML.


02 / 2002 - 05 / 2003

Enterprise Architect

Implemented webMethods message broker technology to create the Covisint Hub. Worked with AIAG to map X12 and EDIFACT to OAGIS XML.

Software AG

01 / 2001 - 01 / 2002


Responsible for Customer Care and account management for two automotive customers with a technical focus.

Implemented Mainframe to XML customer service integration (Customer Knowledge System) using webMethods mainframe adapter. Lead Ford of India offshore development team to deploy 14 country integration of customer information and warranty system. Created and delivered technical sales presentations. Supported large automotive messaging project. Managed and troubleshot production messaging problems. Implemented beta releases. Coordinated architecture and planning sessions. Performed architecture and Mainframe best practices review for International Paper.

Ford Motor Company (Compuware)

02 / 1985 - 01 / 2001

Dealer Systems Provider Liaison

Responsible for implementing Ford business requirements with 10 global DSPs (Dealer System Providers).

Developed Web applications using XML. Launched Dealer Financial Statement project using mainframes. Led Ford supplier meetings. Implemented global mainframe changes into the Ford business network. Performed Ford dealer communications support. Worked on Client/Server project with IMS/DB2, Oracle servers, IMS-OTMA, FTP, Web application (XML, UML) and retail clients. Provided technical support for data communication protocols. Created protocol specifications for connecting computers to the Ford network using TCP/IP, VSAT, SNA/SDLC/APPC, bi-sync and asynchronous VT-100. Member of the development team for the Ford Net data communications network and FORDSTAR. Traveled to UK to introduce XML to Ford of Europe. Worked on Service Bay Diagnostic Systems communications. Designed Ford mainframe recall transaction system (OASIS). Designed mainframe retail part order system.

General Motors (Compuware) 01 / 1983 - 01 / 1985

Senior MVS Systems Programmer

Configured MVS, IMS and CICS for GM Flex system. (Flex controls GM assembly plant flexible scheduling). Integrated VAX and Series-1 computers with Mainframe. Did first EDI for MGO supply chain system. Worked with VTAM-NCP data communications.

J. L. Hudson 06 / 1980 - 12 / 1982

MVS Systems Programmer

Configured MVS, IMS, CICS VTAM/NCP for retailer. Read MVS Dumps. Maintained Assembler Credit authorization system for Target. Developed 35 store retail POS network.

General Motors Compuware) 01 / 1983 - 01 / 1985


Wayne State University


- 1990

University of Waterloo


- 1984

Flexable Scheduling

IBM technical training


- 1982


Friends school in Detroit


- 1973

High School, Fine/Studio Arts, General




The Open Group


Automotive Inventory Visibility and Interoperability

01 / 2004

NIST Authors: Ron White

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